(August-September 1969)

DC, 1954 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of Feb., May and Nov.
On-sale date
1969-06-19
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Mort Weisinger; E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #95, 104, 113, 122, 131)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Also designated on cover as Giant (DC, 1969 series) #G62 and as G-62 on indicia page.

On-sale date from ad in Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #383 and confirmed from the publication date reported to the U.S. Copyright Office found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Volume 23, Part 2, Periodicals, January-December 1969. Class B periodical. Copyright registration number B514607. Cover date reported as being August-September 1969.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Job Number
W-303
Genre
superhero

Table of Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

A Date with Miss Metropolis (Table of Contents: 2)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Jimmy Olsen, Freak! (Table of Contents: 3)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Ilona; Lucy Lane; Vangar; Duran; Rogor; Berek; Superman; Lois Lane; Lana Lang
Synopsis
After being rejected by Lucy Lane once again, Jimmy meets Ilona from the Sunev Galaxy who asks him to marry her. But before Jimmy can accompany Ilona back to her home for their wedding, he is confronted by four more aliens, who transform him into a freak. Superman arrives and explains that the aliens are Ilona's four other husbands and helps his pal get out of his engagement to Ilona.
Reprints

The Girl Who Was Lucy Lane's Double! (Table of Contents: 4)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Streaky the Super-Cat
Reprints

Jimmy Olsen, Wolf-Man! (Table of Contents: 5)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mxyzptlk
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Page 5 is a 2/3-page. The middle tier of the original page 5 omitted from this reprint.

Jimmy the Soda Jerk! (Table of Contents: 6)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Krypto
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The bottom tier of the original page 5 and the top two tiers of the original page 6 omitted from this reprint.

The Human Porcupine! (Table of Contents: 7)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Miss Gzptlsnz; Mr. Mxyzptlk; Superman; Lucy Lane; Perry White
Synopsis
When Jimmy rejects Miss Gzptlsnz, she turns him into a human porcupine until he can trick her into saying her name backwards and return her to the 5th dimension.
Reprints

Jimmy Olsen's Viking Sweetheart! (Table of Contents: 8)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
John Forte
Inks
John Forte
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Page 5 is a 2/3-page. The bottom tier of the original page 5 omitted from this reprint.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Jimmy Olsen
  2. 1. Table of Contents
  3. 2. A Date with Miss Metropolis
    Jimmy Olsen
  4. 3. Jimmy Olsen, Freak!
    Jimmy Olsen
  5. 4. The Girl Who Was Lucy Lane's Double!
    Jimmy Olsen
  6. 5. Jimmy Olsen, Wolf-Man!
    Jimmy Olsen
  7. 6. Jimmy the Soda Jerk!
    Jimmy Olsen
  8. 7. The Human Porcupine!
    Jimmy Olsen
  9. 8. Jimmy Olsen's Viking Sweetheart!
    Jimmy Olsen
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